Cheyenne Police Department

Join our team in Protecting the Legend. Located in the far southeast corner of Wyoming, serving the State Capitol population of 60,000 people.  Sitting at just over 6,000 feet elevation, our work involves responsibility for community protection of life and property, crime prevention, law enforcement and arrest, assigned patrol duties, traffic control, report processing, public relations contacts, and other special police related assignments.

Our new hire officer starting salary is $51,509 with the top officer salary of $67,186 (with no state income tax).  The benefits include participation in a 20 year state retirement program, health dental and life insurance, take home car program and generous paid vacation.  

Lateral officers are eligible for a $5,000 signing bonus and can apply for lateral pay after six months service.  For more information please refer to our website at